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The Sourdough Experiment

The Sourdough Experiment

I remember when I started making Ezekiel Bread.  We had some serious masonry happening in the kitchen.  Bricks you could build a house with! Eventually, with a great deal of practice on my part and the patience of saints from my taste testers, I finally […]

Easy Ezekiel Pizza Pull-Apart Puffs Recipe

Easy Ezekiel Pizza Pull-Apart Puffs Recipe

These Pizza Pull-Apart Puffs are a variation on Monkey Bread and a real hit with pizza lovers (yes, you can make Monkey Bread with my Ezekiel Bread Recipe just as easily as you can with pre-made biscuit dough.) Create the Basic Recipe (or any variation previously […]

Homemade Ezekiel Bread – Pass Bread, Not Gas

Homemade Ezekiel Bread – Pass Bread, Not Gas

Ezekiel Bread is Better Bread In addition to all the benefits of using sourdough in your home (bread machine) breadmaking, you’ll want to consider using sprouts.  Sprouts and sprouted grain flours are the keys to the great high protein Ezekiel Bread I make at home all […]

Easy Ezekiel Bread Flavor Variations

Easy Ezekiel Bread Flavor Variations

Utilize these variations on the basic Ezekiel style bread recipe to create specialty, artisan Ezekiel style breads your friends and family will love. Cranberry/Orange Bread Add zest of one large Orange to the wet ingredients. Add 1 cup of Dried Cranberries, like Craisins, to the […]

Ezekiel Style Flatbread & Pizza Crusts

Ezekiel Style Flatbread & Pizza Crusts

My family is crazy about pizza so creating an Ezekiel style pizza crust was a priority.  I’ve learned to make crusts (and Italian Cheese Bread) so comparable to Little Caesar’s that the kids don’t complain when they get the homemade version.  With it being a […]

Ezekiel Style Pita Bread Recipe

Ezekiel Style Pita Bread Recipe

My favorite sandwich is a Buffalo Chicken Sandwich on Pita Bread.  Unfortunately, the pita bread I buy at the store will cause such an insulin response that I’ll pass out after eating one sandwich.  So I set my mind to learning how to make pita […]

No Sugar Added Dark Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

No Sugar Added Dark Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

I love chocolate and I love cookies, but sugar and I have a very bad romance.  My body doesn’t tolerate sugar.  In minute quantities, it’s fine, but a cookie made with sugar will make me want to die. No joke.  It’s like food poisoning.  But […]

How to Make the Perfect Nacatamales

How to Make the Perfect Nacatamales

Soul Food It means different things to different people.  My people are of French-Canadian stock and think of Tortierre and Maple butter on fresh homemade bread.  For my partner, whose family is from Nicauragua, it’s Nacatamales. We went to California for Christmas a couple years ago and […]

Avion Espresso Flourless Mocha Mug Cake

[Tweet “Avion Espresso Flourless Mocha Mug Cake in 2 minutes! @tequilaavion”] It all started when I checked in to Pinterest to make some updates.  I found this recipe for Four Ingredient Flourless Chocolate Mug Cake.  It’s been pinned over 10,000 times for good reason. How […]

Maple Tequila Scones Recipe

Maple Tequila Scones Recipe

Tequila Scones? What Madness is this?! While other folks are mixing up cocktails with tequila or *GASP* doing shots, I like to cook with it.  Meat marinades, salad dressings, desserts – tequila is a wonderful spirit for cooking! Tequila Aficionado Test Kitchen At Tequila Aficionado, […]